Then & Now

Historical Travel Series

The 25 Best Civil War Sites

The 25 Best Civil War SitesAuthor: Clint Johnson
ISBN: 0-9759022-4-5
Paperback, 263 pages
Price: $19.95



Few wars have generated the kind of historical interest that comes from the study of the American Civil War — a time that pitted brother against brother, family against family, and friend against friend. Follow in the footsteps of history with The 25 Best Civil War Sites, a comprehensive guide to the war that shaped a nation.

From Shiloh and Vicksburg to Richmond and Savannah, you'll find directions to every significant Civil War historic site — museums, battlefields, cemeteries and monuments — along with:

  •  More than 200 individual points of interest
  •  Detailed histories of significant battle sites
  •  Info on historic battle-scene reenactments
  •  Hotel accommodations close to major sites

•  Local attractions and must-see spots
•  40+ full-color photographs
•  Dozens of detailed maps

For the casual traveler or the dedicated war buff, The 25 Best Civil War Sites is an essential part of any trip to rediscover this essential part of America's history. Meticulous, up-to-date research makes it easy getting to and from hard-to-find sites, leaving plenty of time to enjoy the rest of your trip.



What's Inside This Book


"The 25 Best Civil War Sites" features more than 40 full-color photos and a wealth of maps. Here's a glimpse of what's inside...



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Gettysburg



Brices Cemetery


Shiloh

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